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SFGTV2
Dec 2, 2013 2:00pm PST
produce 50 of the out put and people are driving in the economy but economic stagnation and federal gridlock are skooegz the federal government service. add in the pressures of rooirz temperatures and the countries face to daunting channels. urban america needs a new playbook and we'll take a look at that. we have 3 guests mayor ed lee. and the president of the urban management one of the countries largest home bindles and a co- author of how the city's are fixing our fragile developed. please welcome them to planet one. (clapping). thank you gentlemen all for coming. bruce cats let begin with you. we'll get down to some specification. you write that the great recession was a rude way. call thrills about that. first of all, that you for letting me be here. i think what led to the great recession was a miss guided growth model which basically said we can grow an economy consumed by department and focus on the meveng around homebuilding but the funds would tells us we need to grow an economy and debris i quite frankly as president in the region it's fueled by ideas and manufacturing
Al Jazeera America
Dec 6, 2013 4:00pm EST
to the latest news of the day. jobs and the economy, we have the details. patricia, good to see you. this is a much better than expected jobs report. >> it was tin deed much better. but the numbers were encouraging, and there was reason to be cautious. >> reporter: the economy shows signs of improvement. lowering the unemployment rate to 7%. there was a healthy bump in higher paying manufacturing and construction. the numbers indicate the economic recover is gaining strength. >> we've had 45 consecutive months. >> while encouraging, there is still a long way to go. >> the economy will have to create between 200,000 to 225,000 jobs per month for the next couple of years. >> reporter: that may be difficult to achieve. the recovery is still on shaky ground with small businesses seeing a slow down for the year. that's significant because those businesses create two-thirds of new jobs. particularly hard hit has been the retail sector. despite slashing prices and opening their doors thanksgiving day retailers posted disappointing sales in november. >> you have a vicious circle if úpeople
NBC
Dec 6, 2013 6:00pm PST
the local economy a boost in the process. >> there are a lot of other satellite businesses that depend on us growing, too, so this project, you know, there were several hundred people that, you know, went to work bringing the electrical, the construction, all those other pieces here to support our efforts to satisfy our customers. >> reporter: among those other businesses, barry swenson builders, busting out of the construction slump with more tech industry-fueled south bay real estate projects than they've seen in years. >> absolutely. and actually a little by concerned about what we're going to do come late spring. >> reporter: because? >> because we have so much volume at this point, and just want to make sure that we have the right people in the right places to make sure those jobs get done correctly. >> reporter: the busier they are in here, the busier they'll be out here. >> we think it hopefully will continue into the next couple years. >> reporter: gradually building up the local economy. now, the jobless rate for the entire country came in today at 7.0%. the lowest rate we've seen i
NBC
Dec 6, 2013 11:00am PST
. >>> more good news about the economy coming right in time for christmas. we'll tell you all about it in business and tech. >>> plus, bat kid. the sequel. we'll tell you why the caped crusader is coming back to the city by the bay. >>> the classic baby bouncer just got a high-tech makeover. but it's not sitting well with everyone. fisher-price added an ipad holder so kids can play with the gadget while they bounce around. the company calls it the app-tivity seat. but many are slamming it. that's because the american board of pediatrics recommends no screen time for kids under 2. >>> the dow is higher after new data showed the economy is growing, scott mcgrew, much faster than anyone thought. >> good morning. the american economy added 203,000 jobs in the month of november. much bigger than the 180,000 that economists were predicting. this pushes the unemployment rate down to 7%. this is particularly good news in retail. it's good news for construction. and it's really good news for women. as we have seen for quite some time now, women are getting jobs much more quickly than men and
SFGTV2
Dec 4, 2013 6:30am PST
. third this has big impacts on our economy. it will prove the transportation and health insurance this is a home to oakland. it will continue to serve as a place for folks on the other side of the bay. it's the toll payers who fund this. so we have to give our toll payers a round of sport for this measure (clapping) >> finally i'm so glad with the addition of bike and pedestrian lanes we're moving closer to an integrated mode of transportation that is good for our environment and community. so in closings thank you to everyone in our efforts and it's been eagerly awaited. i've been in the senate and the assembly n for 15 years so i've eagerly awaited this day. rest assured i'll continue to be an advocate in congress even in this is this tough environment for transportation infrastructure. i wish you the best of lick and a very happy labor day. thank you. again (clapping) >> knoll let me introduce our tremendous leader in the california state senate darryl stein beggar. >> good afternoon to leaders from the bay area. when i hear people talk about this bridge and today's events
KBCW
Dec 1, 2013 10:00pm PST
travel would be down 4% to 3 million travelers. the economy may be improving but not fast enough for some. aaa travel is projecting a 3.7 decrease in holiday travel this year. >>> it's click versus brick this holiday season. the predictions about cybermonday. >>> state lawmakers is getting a pay raise, but not everybody is taking it. >> letting the mountain lions live. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,, friday... and "small busine" saturday... hard to believe there's any point to "cyber mo . >>> we've survived gray thursday, black friday, small business saturday, tomorrow is the day you are expected to log on and shop more. retailers are trying to entice us, they have been doing that for weeks analyst predict $2 billion in online sales thanks to apps that help us find the bargains. >>> the web site for obamacare has been undergoing repairs. engineers have fixed 400 bugs. the health care web site can handle up to 800,000 users a day. the response time has dropped from eight seconds to one second. >> we have a much more stable system that's reliably open for business. at the end of the day we need high system
ABC
Dec 4, 2013 11:00am PST
a growing income gap between the rich and poor in america speaking of the economy a couple of hours ago in washington, dc and says income inequality jeopardized the middle class and urging washington, dc to take steps to ensure the economy works for everyone. >> a child born in the top 20 percent has two in three chance of staying at or near the top. a child in the bottom 20 percent has less than 1 in 20 shot at making it to the top. >> the president also calls for a hike in the firm minimum wage saying an increase is a good step for families and the who as a whole. right now it is 7.25 an hour and democrats pushed to increase the minimum wage to $10 an hour. >> last night was cold and it will only be colder so we will check with mike nicco and the forecast. >> a bay area city takes the first step to banning electronic of using toothpaste to clean a denture. but dentures are very different to real teeth. they're about 10 times softer and may have surface pores where bacteria can grow and multiply. polident is specifically designed to clean dentures daily. its unique micro-clean formula
CBS
Dec 1, 2013 5:30pm PST
a good time. >> reporter: despite an improving economy, triple-a says consumers are uncertain about what tomorrow might bring, projecting a 3.7% drop in all air travel this year. reporting live at sfo, don knapp, kpix5. >> when the final numbers are in t is expected 43.5 people traveled this weekend. most of them 39 million by car. >>> it turns out a friend of paul walker was behind the wheel when the car they were in slammed into a pole and burst into names last night. speed was definitely a factor. the driver identified as roger rodis. he owned a sports car dealership and was a professional race car driver. the two men just left a fundraiser, paul walker's father was visibly shaken by what happened. >> i am just glad every time i saw him i told him i loved him. [crying] >> poor guy. walker was 40 years old. he leaves behind a 15-year-old daughter. a memorial is growing at the crash site as fans pay their respects. they are leaving behind flowers and notes and there has been a steady stream of visitors to the site. tyrese gib son was among those who stopped by. he starred in "fast and f
SFGTV2
Dec 4, 2013 6:00am PST
in today's economy. so tell me how bad they had if in the authorizes o 30s pr that's the old bridge and the new bridge. we're in oakland and it's fitting and a proper the first elected official is the chief of oakland. jean acquainting is one of my bosses so i'm sure her remarks will be excellent (clapping) >> and so welcome to oakland. (clapping). >> you know when i became mayor, i said oakland is a city of dreams. it's been the city of dreams since the trans conditional railroad ended and thousand of cabinets would arrive every week. it's become the city of dreams base it's the place that immigrants can afford to live and one-hundred plus languages are spoken here. in many ways this bridge was a dream of some people. and like most things in oakland it has not been easy. we have very difficult political and economic and other hurdles h that when we ail come tooth are not the results beautiful. isn't it really beautiful? so he texted the other mayor of oakland governor brown today and said we're sorry you're not here. for many of you who follow the fights he said he had an elegant
MSNBC
Dec 8, 2013 11:00pm PST
're face ing this country. a big part of the economy also involves health care. what we don't know yet, despite the president's promises, is not only how the health care industry will respond but what big companies and small companies are doing to see that their best interests are served by all of this, and we can't see how that might play out by the end of his first term. terms of employment. yes, there are encouraging signs that unemployment is going down, but the middle class is still widely separated from the 1% at the top. we know we don't have the skill set in our economy. there is just another report this past week about where america stands when it comes to the rest of the world in terms of educational skills. we have a lot of work to be done. so these are decimal points we're talking about. it's not really dealing with the larger, big picture issue about the american economy. >> katty kay, a final point on this? the president talked about a higher wage hike this week, and it's just not going to happen. it's not going to happen if you look at the current political climate. so a
NBC
Dec 5, 2013 11:00am PST
to start a union. the east bay alliance for a sustainable economy says fast food workers make an average of just under $9 an hour, half of them have to use public assistance just to make ends meet. fast food restaurants say if they raise workers salaries, customers will have to pay more for their meal. >>> some good news about the economy. economists double-checked their numbers and decided business in america was better in the third quarter than they first thought. scott mcgrew, good news for the economy, though. doesn't necessarily mean good news for wall street. >> no, it doesn't, laura, because investors worry perhaps the fed will taper off easy money nor quickly, right? it's been all that easy money, the quantity takive easing, which has been supporting the markets. now, add to that more good news. first time jobless claims fell in its weekly report this morning. tomorrow morning we'll get the monthly jobs report. twitter has appointed a woman to the board of directors this morning. now, normally to be honest, i don't pay that much attention to gender of people, but twitter has been
MSNBC
Dec 8, 2013 11:00am PST
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FOX News
Dec 6, 2013 4:00pm PST
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NBC
Dec 9, 2013 4:30am PST
at a time when the economy is still weak. >> they have to agree on a defense spending bill and the farm bill which includes cuts to food stamp benefits. the timeline is get this done, just got shorter as some are traveling to nelson mandela's funeral this weekend. >> just when you thought the coined shopping days were behind us turns out today is green monday. that term was coined by silicon valley based ebay back in 2007, after the company saw a big increase in online shopping the second week of december which is where we are now. last year online shoppers spent more than a billion dollars on green monday and they could break that this year. analysts predict another round of discounts raging from 30% to 50%. this morning several bay area based tech giants like apple, google and facebook call on president obama and congress to overhaul surveillance laws. we turn to mary thompson live at cnbc world headquarters. good morning. >> good morning to you. we're taking a look at the futures, higher as the markets come off of friday's jobs report rally and following data released from china. on frida
CBS
Dec 2, 2013 4:30am PST
really made sense. another, since california's economy continues to struggle, i do not believe it is appropriate for me to accept a pay raise. per diem pay will also go up from $142 a day to $163. still $10 less than before the recent cuts. hill says it's needed with the high cost of living in california. >> we don't want it just to be those of the wealthy. we want to make sure that everyone can participate and still live in their communities. >> reporter: even before this raise, california lawmakers were the highest paid in the nation. but they don't receive pensions. and many other state legislatures only meet on a part-time basis. in the newsroom, anne makovec, kpix 5. >>> it's a good day to look for deals online. cyber monday is under way, the busiest online sales day of the year for retailers. sales are expected to hit a record $2 billion, that's about $500 million more than last year. businesses are hoping for a big online shopping day after a somewhat disappointing weekend. according to the national retail federation, 141 million people went shopping over the long weeken
ABC
Dec 7, 2013 5:00am PST
of the benefits will help keep the economy growing. >>> if congress refuses to act, it won't just hurt families already struggling, it will actually harm our economy. unemployment insurance is one of the most effective ways there is to boost our economy. when people have money to spend on basic necessities, that means more customers for our businesses and ultimately more jobs. >>> fighting a report the president says allowing the benefits to expire could cost businesses 240,000 jobs. >>> the california public utilities commission has announced it's joining the investigation into this week's disabled bart train incident. at least nine people went to the hospital wednesday after the train became stuck in a berkeley hills tunnel. bart says the train stopped after a short caused emergency brakes to activate, creating a smoky dust that made several passengers sick. >>> could the latest diet craze be as simple as taking a walk? more people are tracking their steps to lose weight and many are using technology developed right here in the bay area. here is health and science reporter carolyn johnson. >>
NBC
Dec 9, 2013 5:00am PST
speaking on the economy. back to you. >> thank you. it's new american airlines is also official today. the merger between it and u.s. airways will be finished as of this morning. four airlines now control 80% of the u.s. market. as you know that was a huge concern for the government which forced american and u.s. airways and terry, to give up certain routes. but everything official as of today. >> fly to maui today. wouldn't that be nice. >> it's a 9:00 plane. >> even better. we need a warm-up although the rain, snow that we've gotten over the weekend, that's great news. >> it really is especially a lot of that is going to stick around in tahoe, up to 2 1/2 feet there in the highest peaks. throughout day today, it's going to be cold out there to start. but we're still going to end up a few degrees milder than where we hit yesterday. 37 degrees in san francisco, we're at 23 degrees in the north bay. expecting to fall into the teens in the coldest cities in the north bay throughout the next couple hours. looking pretty good for the second half of the day. temperatures are going to climb
KRON
Dec 3, 2013 5:00pm PST
everyone is a winner here. gm, ford,and more... our economy we have to have the auto working. because the rest of the economy will fall in place. >> jacqueline: and definitely on the chilly side today. but it will get colder temperatures money in the upper 40's floor 50 sprit but we are heavy handed for twenties tonight. had it down to the south still seeing a few lingering snow shoppers. clear skies here locally so the cold temperatures will lead to a frosty conditions for most of the bay area and freezing conditions for the north bay north and inland valleys. temperatures are struggling to get into the fifties. rain will return to the forecast by friday. throughout much of the bay area san francisco will be the only place not under the freeze on morning. again widespread frost. also subfreezing temperatures. here is a look at futurecast widespread 20's and 30's. we only have slightly conditions. >> jacqueline: temperatures in the 40's struggling to get into the fifties. first let's look at the morning low temperatures. freezing in concord 28 in santa rosa and in napa 35 for half moo
Al Jazeera America
Dec 8, 2013 10:30pm EST
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ABC
Dec 3, 2013 5:00pm PST
children to build their own businesses because later on we want to change the economy. even out distribution between low, middle and high income. >> when >> if you ever played sims it works the same way. idea won as vad vido game award of the year. >> forget right brain left brin thinking. researchers at university of pennsylvania yoused brain imaging to show how brain cells are connected. this is a male brain. compare that to women. panning down here, they're more concentrated. researchers say this shows women are hard wired for thinking and men hard wired for perception and action. showing a woman is likely to use her entire brain the man uses just half of his. >> half on a good day. >> coming up, operation santa hod ewelcome to covered california. now, you can no longer be denied coverage because of a pre-existing condition. enroll today at coveredca.com. >>> coming up, third time is a charm. how michael finney was able to give a woman a wheel share she needs >> and efforts to build a car in a day the company promising a finished product by 6:00. be sure to see if workers mak
KICU
Dec 5, 2013 7:00pm PST
dropped 4. the economy grew at 3.6%, higher than previously estimated. investigators are worried built fed that it may soon reduce its efforts. >>> some scary moment where is a student brought a loaded shotgun to campus. no one was hurt, but parents were let down because of how the situation was handled. >> reporter: parents and students of phillip andal -- sala acsemademic school discovered a loaded sawed-off shotgun with extra alamo inside an unattended backpack. a 16-year-old student was pulled from class and admitted bringing the gun. he was arrested and faces multiple weapons charges. >> we don't have any information that was his intent at this time we believe he brought it for his own protection. >> police say the school did not need to be locked down because the weapon had been confiscated. a letter posted to the web site says no other students were involved and safety is a top priority. a administrators mailed the parents. >> what are the protocols? what's going to happen to make sure this won't occur again? they're doing a weapons check. school district officials did not return ou
NBC
Dec 6, 2013 4:30am PST
'll be buying a few more gifts for her grand children. it's a big day for the economy. the much anticipated jobs report for november is due out in less than an hour. for that and the rest of the news before the bell let's turn to kayla tausche. good morning. >> hey, good morning. stocks in the red after yesterday's tradings session, the fifth straight losing day for the dows. investors watch for big earnings from american eagles and a slew of important economic data, of course that includes the big november jobs report. economists expect an addition of 180,000 jobs in november, and for the unemployment rate to tick down to 7.2%. christie's is holding an auction of bob littlen member bealia. it will include paintings of lyrics and his guitar from the festival in 1965. that guitar is expected to fetch up to $500,000. back to you. >> can't do the strings per million or fast enough. let's turn to somebody who knows math. >> doesn't take a lot of calculations to tell you it's freezing out there this morning and these numbers aren't very high. we're at 23 degrees in the north bay. a cold start to the
CBS
Dec 1, 2013 6:30pm PST
and by the crowds and folk us on family and having a good time. >> the economy may be improving but not fast enough apparently for some customers. travel is project those who host faith in the future that travel will drop 3.7% for holiday air this year. reporting live at sfo. don knapp, kpix5. >> it is expected 43.5 million people will travel had this weekend and most of them, 39 million by car. >>> new details are emerging about the fire car crash that killed actor paul walker. now, we have the emotional reaction from his father. >> i just am glad every time i saw him i told him i loved him. [crying] >> reporter: paul walker's father is trying to deal with the death of his son who was named after him. one of four children, a neighbor told us he and his wife raised in this house. today, friends and family got together here. >> can't beat friends at a time like this. and brothers. we are all taking it pretty hard. >> walker leaves behind a 15- year-old daughter, medo. >> going to take time and dad she is 15, i don't have much more time to get with her and boom another movie. oh. i don't know what t
CBS
Dec 1, 2013 11:00pm PST
projected travel will be down 4% to 3 million travelers. the economy may be improving but not fast enough for some. triple-a travel is projecting a 3.7 in air travel this year. >>> one of the apparentlies heading out of sfo. a group of kaiser medical professionals, they left a few hours ago for the philippines to take care of typhoon victims. one nurse says her young daughter is supportive. >> my 11-year-old said mama those kids over there might not get christmas t is okay that we don't. >> team members are volunteers and many helped out after the earthquake in hatey and after hurricane katrina. >>> a family of veteran detained in north creia says he appeared to be in good health. -- korea says he appeared to be in good health. the north is accusing him of hostile acts during the war. swedish ambassador visited him in a hot skpel newman says had sebeing treated well. >>> a teen shot and killed by a sheriff's deputy may have a memorial park created in his honor. lawmakers will meet tuesday to discus requests from the community. a deputy shot 13-year-old andy lopez in october because he mis
FOX
Dec 5, 2013 12:00pm PST
children. >>> more positive news about the economy has investors worried the federal reserve might scale back its stimulus effort soon. traders are also awaiting tomorrow's big employment report for november. taking a live look at the big board, the dow is down 67. the nasdaq down 5. and s&p down 7. >>> for the first time, twitter has named a woman to its board of directors. 66-year-old marjorie skardino will join the board immediately. she was the former ceo of pearson and former board member at nokia. twitter has been criticized for the lack of diversity on its board. >>> today, uc berkeley is expected to announce a new naming rights deal for the field at memorial stadium. under the 15-year, $18 million deal, the field will now be called kabam field. kabam is a video game producer for mobile devices. the money will be used to help pay off the $321 renovation and earthquake retrofitting of memorial stadium. >>> excellent attendance good classroom behavior are paying off for 200 oakland school kids. the howard elementary school kids are being treated to the zoo and met some as players. s
FOX
Dec 6, 2013 4:30am PST
the economy is starting to move ahead again. survey shows many believe that the report will say employers added 180,000 jobs last month. that would keep the monthly gain at 200,000 since last august. and they believe the jobless rate will slip a bit to 7.2%. that report comes in at 5:30. the port of san francisco selling commemorative bricks that will be used at the new waterfront park at pier 27. bricks will line the parks walkway. a neighborhood activist says brick sales will help pay off the city's debt from hosting the america's cup races as well as the administrative cost to set up the brick program. >> very deceptive the way it is marketed. we want to make sure people have the facts. >> its money that is coming back to the port to help us with infrastructure costs that were put out. >> the park is scheduled to open late next year. >>> today apple launches its i beacon service to help you find your way around the store. it sends messages to users on their iphones. the information is based on where you are inside the store. but you won't get them automatically. you have to down load t
KRON
Dec 5, 2013 7:00am PST
as for the dow jones. we are getting more respect the u.s. economy grew 3.6% and lot better than the 2 percent that we have mostly been saying. we're seeing more good nils that the economy is wrapping up. " this is on the lead to another drop in stocks. >> will be right back. [chris]still smoking up a storm? [tom]yeah.pathetic,isn't it? [chris] ever try to... [tom] quit?of course! my best time was six days. the worst was ...uh...23.4 seconds. [chris] so can i ask you... [chris & tom] why are you still smoking? [tom] [sarcastic] "it's so much fun." [chris]why not call the smokers' helpline? the program's free,and... [tom]and they'll tell me..."you oughta quit." [chris] not so. just tell them you're ready to quit. then,they'll tell you how. [tom] really? you wouldn't have that number on you,would you? >> the time is 8:57 a.m.. coming up on the kron4 morning news. freezing temperatures all over the bay area and even some black ice. we will have a team coverage coming up. >> an officer involved shooting shut down interstate 5 in stock sun this morning. we will have an update. >> a shocking and vid
KRON
Dec 6, 2013 7:00am PST
the u.s. economy has been created over $200,000 a month. this is very good nils because the job market is strengthening. wall street is reacting positively. the >> we have been dealing with subfreezing temperatures. are you ready for the rain and snow? i will have a full detail of what to expect. [uncle]this is hopscotch,okay? uncle go one,two,one,two,one two,one. [niece]okay! [uncle]okay? [niece]one,two three,four,five,six,seven,eight! [uncle laughing] okay,we go the other way,okay? [niece]one,two,three,four,five, six,seven! [uncle laughs]there's ten spaces,you want to try again? [uncle]yeah? tell me you can'wait for christs. and you appreciate the things io. because we'll ways be a famil tell me i bring out the best iyou. ♪ that you're thankful ♪ that it won't be theame without me tell me you love m even if you say it every d. just tell . [ female announcer everyone you love has someing they need to hear this holid. tell them with a hallmark card >> welcome back. we are watching the weather perry ed there is an ice storm out of dallas. the traffic is just box of the roadway, thei
ABC
Dec 4, 2013 5:00am PST
house says president obama is preparing to deliver a speech on the economy including renewing the call for increasing the minimum wage. the president plans to argue the case that income inequality and wages not moving up are threatening retirement security. the current federal minimum wage is $7.25 and higher in california. polls show the economy remains the single biggest concern for americans despite the recent focus on health care. unemployment is high at 7.3 percent. >> nothing unusual about seeing windows where you go but did you know that microsoft considered getting into the lingerie business? >> no. efforts are underway to avert another government shut down. now we have the bloomberg business report from jane king. >> good morning, never thought microsoft and bra would be in the same sentence but here it is. first, though, possible progress inives to avoid another government shut down. budget negotiators are close to a zeal where democrats will raise fees for airline passengers and republicans grow we do more federal spending. the deal is finalized and provide a framework for a
ABC
Dec 4, 2013 4:00pm PST
jeopardized this nation's middle class and urging washington to take steps to ensure the economy works for everybody. >> child born in top 20% has about a 2 and 3 chance of staying at or near the top. a child born into bottom 20% has a less than one in 20 shot at making it to the top. >> the president is also calling for a hike in the federal minimum wage saying increase would be a good step for families and the economy. right now it's 7:25 per hour, democrats pushed to increase to $ten per hour. >> a new study finds what children flern preschool may keep them from dropping out late scombrer away from crime. they did find children who received quality preschool education did better in reading and math in kindergarten but had better social skills. >> it's about paying attention, about controlling your impulses. about sharing. about regulating your behavior. it's those character skills that are going to make you an accessible citizen. >> early school successes have a chain reaction. kids who are success envelope kindergarten do well in third grade and children who perform well in third g
ABC
Dec 5, 2013 5:00am PST
. >> workers take the jobs because they are desperate in an economy that is not creating enough work for people with want to go to work and not creating enough middle class jobs. >> this is the demonstration in oakland back if october and if the minimum wage went up to $15 food prices would go up and there would be fewer jobs. last month, president obama said he would back a senate measure to raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10 an hour and san francisco and san jose heard pay $10 or more an hour. >> a report card is due for bart police show how well they have implemented changes in the wake of the oscar grant shooting five years ago. bart police will receive grids -- grades on 55 changes recommended with calls for bart miss to improve rider state, increase visibility, and provide proper training to employees. the bart board will be briefed on the train break down in the berkeley hills tunnel and consider bart fare changes. >> the agency that oversees development in the san francisco way has launched a remain for am investigation into google secret barge at treasure island. right ares is re
CBS
Dec 8, 2013 7:30am PST
. >> the question is how would this affect the economy? some would say it would hurt small businesses. but also it can spur the economy because workers will have extra money in their pocket. >> we always have these studies. you can get a study to say anything you want. i looked at three, one from university of mass, one from the industry and one from university of california. they say it could raise the price of a hamburger from 10 to 30%. instead of $3 it could be $3.20, $3.30, $3.60. are americans willing to pay that? that's the question. if you want americans and american wages are you going to pay for it? >> there is a look of maybe keep it with inflation. have the wage increase with inflation through the years. that's one of the things they're talking about. >> that's also a good way to get out of it politically because rather than having it vote to increase it, it just goes up. >> then the prices do too. >> we'll be talking about that in the next half hour, if there is a fair increase on the way. >> the city where electronic cigarettes are banned in places and why this could be the start
KRON
Dec 7, 2013 7:00am PST
fell to 7%. the strengthening economy is good news for the president. but he may not be getting much credit for this because so many working americans are not feeling any improvement. >> reporter: it's more proof that the u.s. economy is heating up. according to the latest job reports, 203,000 people found work in november and the unemployment rate dropped sharply to 7%, the lowest level in five years. add to that that the economy grew in the third quarter faster than it was initially thought and it's no wonder that the white house wants monther. but analysts warn this warming trend is leaving too many americans out in the cold. >> if you're wealthy, you're feeling it. if you're in the middle or the lower end of the economic spectrum, you aren't. >> reporter: just look at the numbers. while the economy has recovered millions of lost jobs since the great recession, 6 in 10 americans say things are going badly in the country that's because with this recovery, there are two americas, wall street is booming, ending the week on a strong note. even as fast food workers were marching in the
CBS
Dec 5, 2013 7:00am PST
of our time making sure our economy works for every working american. the opportunity gap in america is now as much about class as it is race. that gap is growing. so if we're going to take on growing inequality and improve upper mobility for all people, we've got to move beyond the false notion this is an issue exclusively of minority concern. >> good morning major garrett at white house. >> reporter: good morning charlie, norah, viewers out west. he gave the speech of what he believes an obsession republicans have to prosperity. the white house disagrees on this issue coming front and center in the next couple of weeks. congressional negotiator democrats and republicans on capitol hill are trying to figure out a way to avoid the second round of across the board spending cuts otherwise known as sequestration. those cuts would harm the push for better economic growth and wage equality. another push from the president, renewed push for higher minimum wage. currently $7.25 an hour. the white house backs the democratic proposal to raise to $10.10 an hour. these are
KRON
Dec 6, 2013 4:00am PST
is improving and the economy is growing at its fastest pace in more than a year but stock traders are worried that means the federal reserve is closer to pulling back its stimulus. that $85 billion-a-month bond-buying program has been helping to power this year's record-setting run in the stock market. the fear of a fed pullback led to another market decline yesterday. here's a look at the closing numbers. the dow jones industrial average dropped 68 points. the nasdaq composite declined nearly 5 points and the s&p 500 index dropped for the fifth time in a row yesterday, matching its longest losing streak since september. it closed down nearly eight points apple has come up with a way to track where you are located, while you're inside one of its stores. starting today, the company will begin using i-beacon, an app that sends you messages tailored to where you are inside the store. one day, commuters might get information on subway delays as they stand on the platform, while museum visitors might get details on the painting they are standing in front of. of course, this raises privacy concerns
NBC
Dec 6, 2013 6:00am PST
, good news here are the numbers. the american economy gained 203,000 jobs last month, that brings the unemployment rate way down to from 7.3% to 7%. that's a five-year low. >> now to the death of nelson mandela. a man who changed the world. this morning many south african are gathering outside mandela's home placing candles and signs. some even dancing to celebrate the life of a man many call the father of their nation. earlier this morning the announcement that the funeral will be december 15. danielle leigh joins us live with details about the rebound branss pouring in. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. as you mentioned to many nelson mandela was known as madiba, meaning father. he was also a father to the fight for equality and today that legacy lives on. ♪ in south africa the country is celebrating the man who led them to freedom from apartheid. today there are tears, songs and mementos as they bid nelson mandela farewell. man many called father taught him about perseverance. >> we lost one of the most influential, courageous, and profoundly good human beings that any
NBC
Dec 9, 2013 6:00am PST
are building one website as a team. >> wall street loved the latest jobs report. good news about the economy. we'll take a look coming up. >> and a fixer upper. definitely an understatement. we'll tell you why a burned out home is selling for nearly $400,000 in the south bay. >> where it is cold this morning. you can't tell from that picture but believe me it's cold. this is san jose. lights twinkling and mighty cold. 22 degrees in parts of the bay area. much more on that and your news coming up after the break. [ female announcer ] for those who love sweets your season is here. let's just call it the baking time of year. you need special ingredients. you need the staples for homemade. you need safeway sugar for just a buck eighty-eight. and that magic thing that makes everyone want another only two ninety-nine for challenge butter. and when hands get messy, quite surely they'll say, yum! wow! yay! what a sweeter holiday. safeway. ingredients for life. >>> here are today's top stories. crews are washingtoning to clear sand from northbound 880 through oakland, the fiflt avenue off ramp is exp
CBS
Dec 4, 2013 6:00am PST
on the economy. adp says it was a gain of 215,000 jobs in november. that was about 30,000 more than what was expected. adp also hiked its october number considerably higher. that bodes well for the jobs report that comes out on friday. if we see a conversation that we saw in october that could finally push the reserve into tapering its monthly bond purchases. it meets later this month. that's the been speculation that's been going on for months now. looking for better signs in the economy we are starting to see that happen. that's leading to selling on wall street. couple of companies that did well yesterday despite some selling were apple and tesla. tesla shares shot higher by 16% after german regulators cleared any manufacturing defects from those model s fires and apple shares went up about 2.5% on reports it's struck a deal with china mobile the biggest wireless carrier in china. the numbers are pulling back today. let's look at the big board. right now the dow is lower by 43 points. nasdaq is down by about 8. s&p falling by 6. and tesla shares are down 3%. apple down by .5%. back to
CBS
Dec 4, 2013 6:00pm PST
an economy are blooming for people with access to greater education, more experience in high-tech industry, and not necessarily people who are in our neighborhoods. >> reporter: gabriel metcalf of the san francisco planning and research association understands the apprehension. >> people are really afraid especially renters like me if you lose your apartment, you have to move out of the city most likely. >> reporter: speaking of moving, a just released mayoral task force report estimates the city will need to spend $10 billion on roadways and transportation just to keep pace with the growth. >> we are going to be in for a world of hurt if we don't start aggressively investing in transit. >> reporter: are we looking at gridlock? >> yes. i'm already seeing it. >> on muni now, it has $2.2 billion in unfunded deferred maintenance. >> reporter: the building goes on and on and on with the next big project being the planned warriors arena on the waterfront which is enjoying a growing support despite critic charges that it's too big and will be a traffic nightmare. according to a new kpix 5/surv
CBS
Dec 9, 2013 5:00am PST
to stimulate the economy. the new york times reports an announcement to cut the program could come next week. officials expect the nations economy to improve in the new year. that could put a stop to the big games on wall street over the past couple of months. the stocks were flying high friday after the announcement of a stronger than expected jobs report. the dow finished 198 points higher, the nasdac rose 29. and interesting information about the new rich in our country. a survey shows 21% of u.s. adults become rich for part of hair lives, earning a household income of a quarter million dollars or more at some point. those in the group made up of older professionals, working married couples, and educated singles usually make at least six figures a year during other periods which is in the top 20% of earners. frank and michelle? >> okay, wendy. well the world will have a new biggest airline today, right? >> it's going to be in the u.s.. american airlines will merge with u.s. airways when their deal goes through later today. the government had tried to block the merger. the deal will lift a
FOX
Dec 6, 2013 5:00am PST
actually we had some decent news on the economy. but this time of year things fluctuate a bit. right now the futures are fluctuating as well. could be a slightly lower opening but we will get a better read. market opens up. bell rings in an hour and ten minutes. >>> honda offering significant deals. dealers will get a $3,000 bonus for any extra car or truck sale. >>> coming up. two young children diagnosissed with cancer just days apart. how strangers -- >> i break down and cry all the time because i can't believe the generosity. >> how stringers and friends in pacifica are coming together to help. >>> and making it harder to buy tobacco. the surprising change one local city is considering. [ laughter ] he loves me. he loves me not. he loves me. he loves me not. ♪ he loves me! that's right. [ mom ] warm and flaky in 15, everyone loves pillsbury grands! [ girl ] make dinner pop! [ female announcer ] holiday cookies are a big job. everything has to be just right. perfection is in the details. ♪ pillsbury cookie dough. make the holidays pop! and why can you move the tv out here? the wi
KRON
Dec 2, 2013 5:00pm PST
's a good day for the online shopping economy. plus -- actor will ferrell is accustomed to making appereances. >> pam: but this time he took it up a notch! how a town in north dakota got a surprise guest anchor. get on board for better sleep. it's sleep train's interest-free for 3 event! get 3 years interest-free financing on beautyrest black, stearns & foster, serta icomfort, even tempur-pedic. plus, get free delivery and sleep train's 100-day low price guarantee. you'll never find an interest rate lower than sleep train's interest-free for 3 event, on now! superior service, best selection, lowest price, guaranteed! ♪ sleep train ♪ your ticket to a better night's sleep ♪ >> reporter: 4 of 53 tellers have cyber monday specific deals. let your fingers do the shopping. cyebr monday.the monday after thanksgiving. has become a fixture in the holiday shopping terminology. >> reporter:and early indications that online up more than 20 percent compared to the same day last year. analysts say almost a third of all internet shopping traffic is being done on mobile devices like phones
CBS
Dec 3, 2013 12:00pm PST
in any startup, any launch of a project this big that has an impact on one sixth of our economy, whatever comes up we're going to just fix it. >> the white house expects a big traffic surge to the website in a few weeks. and that's when consumers will probably rush to get insurance coverage by january 1st. >>> we're seeing startling new images of a wrecked commuter train in new york city as the engineer reveals new details about the deadly crash. >> a warning for tourists on the island of maui. the troubling trend that has wildlife officials so concerned. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, boston that gutted a five s building overnight. within >>> it took more than a dozen fire engines to battle a raging fire in boston that gutted a five-story building overnight. within minutes, flames were shooting out of control blowing out several windows. according to officials, janitors were inside when the fire started. they were able to evacuate safely through a back door. no one was injured. >>> autopsies are scheduled today on actor paul walker and his business partner, who both died in a fiery crash. this is spe
CBS
Dec 6, 2013 5:00pm PST
recession. but what kind of jobs is the economy creating? an ice storm causes havoc t middle of the country. manuel bojorquez is there. and allen pizzey on the years that made the man. >> for 18 of the 27 years he spent in prison, nelson mandela walked down this corridor everyday and at the end of that walk there was no freedom, there was this. >> reporter: with bob simon on the moment he was free. >> after 27 years, his head was high and his fist was clenched.
FOX
Dec 5, 2013 6:00am PST
in just a moment ago. the u.s. economy grew faster than expected in the third quarter and that's some good news. jobless claims are down, layoffs slow and unfortunately as we head to the holidays, a lot people end up losing their jobs and it may not be as bad as we have seen in past years. we will keep an on eye things. >> thank you for joining us on the morning ktvu channel 2 morning news news. >> i am pam cook, let's check with steve paulson on the forecast. cold, cold forecast. >>> 11 degrees and napa has set a record already, the one coming in 30 degrees oakland tied at 35, livermore does not look like they will set a record, and walnut creek, west of let loom, a lot of 30s and it is bitterly cold out there. tomorrow it will be cold, records there has been a bun 15 set. very low 50s, here is sal. >>> we do have some slow traffic out there and i want to mention we have a crash on whipple which is blocking lanes and traffic is backed all the way to san leandro so please give yourself extra time and it will be slow as you drive through. southbound 101, let's go show you live picture and t
KRON
Dec 3, 2013 6:00am PST
+ point yesterday. watching wall street with our financial expert black. people say if the economy is doing better the federal government will start tapering its bond buying. >>: housing numbers have been pretty good. we will take a look at those tomorrow. trucks and all those great. chrysler reported about 16 billion run away per year. that is a number we never thought we would get back to. so that's the story. the market is expanding. a little fear of the fence. we still know this company like this company. i think the bull market has another year plus to go to get twice earnings. i think we have another year but i think we're going to see some consolidation between now and then. >>mark: are is it the thought that we will get a slow rise in interest rates rather than a big jump. >>: yes and no. it's fascinating to look at. for the average person they are probably bored out of their mind bridge the average person at home the federal reserve has lowered the overnight lending to zero. the treasury bonds has proved up to 25262728 but the overnight is still almost as 0%. until we get
KRON
Dec 9, 2013 6:00am PST
news on friday the u.s. economy has added about 2000 jobs a month for the past three months and the u.s. employment rate patrick fell from 7.3 to 7%. the federal reserve will start tapering back to its massive bond buying program by the end of the year. in fact the fans got over three + six trillion dollars on its balance sheet right now. at a recent survey suggests economists think 62 percent of them think the bonds will be tapering at the end of 2014. another third the% thinks it will happen in the second quarter. it's like to be kind of ugly as the festers to taper is bound by program. the real concern is what will happen with interest rates. we get a jump or rise slowly. >>anny: of 2014. a new survey from the associated press finds one in 5 americans become rich for parts of their lives. the group is made up largely of older professionals, working married couples and more educated singles. many of them earn a household income of $250,000 or more at some point. they are liberal on issues like abortion and same sex marriage, but they are also wary of any government role in closing t
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